Idle JackBy: Robert Leeson, Axel Scheffler
For Ages: 7 - 9 years old
Number Of Pages: 80
Published: 1st March 2018
Publisher: Walker Books Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 12.9 x 0.8
A delightfully funny story with a folk-tale flavour, with illustrations by internationally acclaimed illustrator Axel Scheffler.
Idle he may be, but Jack's no fool! Somehow he always manages to come out on top, whether its becoming star pupil, going out to work, attending his own funeral or finding himself suitor to a princess!
With elements from many classic popular stories, Idle Jack's tale is perfect for fans of Julia Donaldson, Michael Rosen and Dick King-Smith. Jack may be the sleepiest boy in the world, but his adventures will keep you wide awake with laughter!
• A charming story perfectly pitched for confident young readers.
• Illustrated by the internationally acclaimed illustrator of Julia Donaldson's The Gruffalo.